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Antarctic hair grass
Deschampsia antarctica
Antarctic hair grass Grass Family
Deschampsia antarctica Poaceae
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English common name
  •Antarctic hair grass
Spanish common names
  •pasto piloso antártico
  •hierba pilosa antártica
  •pasto antártico
accepted scientific name
  •Deschampsia antarctica E. Desv.
rules for finding collection records
  •Deschampsia antarctica (87)
  •Aira antarctica (0)
  •Airidium elegantulum (0)
  •Deschampsia tenella (1)
family name
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Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Grass
Plant Observed 3rd week of November thru 1st week of April

How Likely at this Location (36%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base